The Advantages of The IT Industry
What is information technology? People who are not involved with IT are likely to say that it is something complex, incomprehensible and clever. But is that really the case? For an aborigine, can not read and write, even the simplest sentence will be unbearable, but when you know the language – you can easily convey even the most complex thoughts in simple and understandable words. The same goes for programming languages. After all, you do not need to be a genius to learn to read and write! In simple words, information technology is everything related to the processing, storage and transmission of data. Today, they surround us in all spheres of life: a notebook in the phone is a database, a favorite news site is a laid-out program code, an on-Board computer of the car is a special computer system. Whether we like it or not, it has become an integral part of modern life and will occupy a significant place in the society of the future. Over the past 10 years, the it industry is developing rapidly, and USA has something to be proud of.
The IT industry is developing rapidly and steadily – the average annual growth is about 30%. The total export of it services in 2013 exceeded $ 2 billion. despite economic and political crises.
In 2013, USA ranked 1st among the countries of Central and Eastern Europe in the number of employees working in the it industry. Our programmers work in all leading companies of the world, they are known and appreciated, so they willingly give projects for the development of advanced technologies in USA.
According to experts, more than 5 million new jobs in the it industry will be created in the next 5 years. The demand for programmers in USA today is much higher than the supply, so they have no problems with employment, and their salaries are constantly growing.
The salaries of it workers are much higher than in other industries. Starting salary in large IT-companies starts from $ 1000, and the average salary of experienced professionals, depending on the position, ranging from $4000 (in USA) to $5000 (in Nev-York) per month. Also, a big plus is that usually the salary is charged for recalculation in dollars, which protects it specialists from exchange rate fluctuations.
IT specialists – a kind of wizards as they create what does not yet exist. Their work is a variety of technologies of the future that make the world smarter, more convenient and better. At the same time, the terms of implementation of it projects are quite short – from months to several years. Therefore, you can always see how your idea is materialized by your efforts literally before your eyes, while in other industries from design to implementation of projects often take decades.
Usually, a modern IT-company is not only a large office in the city center, but also a good social package: bonuses, health insurance, gym membership and many other “buns” (such as flexible hours, the ability to work remotely, free drinks and snacks, play areas, etc.). Most often IT-projects are created for foreign customers, so the work involves constant communication with foreigners and foreign business trips.